May 28, 2018

Transformer thief arrested in Aba

Transformer thief arrested in Aba

OPERATIVES of the Abia State vigilante group have arrested two suspects in Aba, Abia State, for allegedly vandalising an electricity transformer cables.

The suspects identified as Chukwudi David (32), who hails from Izza, Ohukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State and Onyekachi Nwosu (38) from Imo State were arrested following a tip-off from members of the public. The Commander General of the group, Chief Martins Idika, told Southern City News that the suspects were responsible for the vandalisation of many transformers in different parts of Aba, adding that the group would soon hand them over to the police for further investigation.

He warned hoodlums involved in such acts to stop forthwith, pointing out that any of them caught in the act would face the wrath of the law.

He commended the state government for supporting the vigilante group and promised to join forces with other security agencies to fight criminals in the state. Read more 

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